What a busy week! I have so many things on my to-do list and a really fun giveaway happening this week. So let me update you on a few things and then I am going to share some tips I have that I think can help you take control of your Instagram account.Read More
A year ago this week I posted my first post on @my100yearoldhome Instagram account. It’s been a wonderful experience and it’s my turn to say thanks to all of you. So this week I am giving back. That’s right. I will be giving away some of my favorite things every day this week. And the giveaway starts today!Read More
We all know that having good photos on Instagram is important. What many of you might not know, is that the photos you see on my Instagram feed don’t look like that when they are taken on my camera. The truth is that I edit every single photo before I post it on my Instagram. Fortunately, the editing is easy as it happens in five easy steps
Every once in a while I feel like a complete idiot on Instagram. Usually, it happens when I am in a DM chat. You know that feeling, when somebody says, “just archive it”, and you have no idea what they are talking about?
Just to save you major embarrassment, I thought I would share the five best shortcuts I have learned about Instagram.
In the spring of last year, Instagram did away with their chronological feed and replaced it with an algorithm that ranks posts based on engagement (likes and comments). The good news to this is that the images you now see at the top of your feed are more likely to be interesting. The bad news is that your posts could be easily buried if you don’t inspire enough engagement right off the bat. The truth is, no matter how good your content, it won’t get very far if you post it at the wrong time.